An East Bethany man died shortly after 7:15 p.m. Monday when his car left Fargo Road in the Town of Stafford and struck a tree, the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office reported.
Arthur D. Mase, no age given, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Genesee County Coroner’s Office.
Deputies said Mase was southbound on Fargo Road, between Main Street and Ellicott Street Road, when his 2005 Chevrolet Malibu crossed the center line, left the pavement, struck a tree on the driver’s side and came to rest in a ditch.
Mercy EMS and the Stafford Fire Department assisted.
The cause of the crash remained under investigation.